Colin Powell Academy Students Soar to Success Through the Power of Painting

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The project to upgrade the school's feathered mascot through the painting of a mural, titled “Soaring to Success”, was spearheaded by 6th grade teacher Erin Villegas.
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Public Invited to Discuss Future African American Cultural Center Planned in Long Beach

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Councilmember Al Austin and the Arts Council for Long Beach will host an Open Conversations event on the future African American Cultural Center in Long Beach.
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Inaugural Filipino Festival to Celebrate Over a Century of Island Art, Culture and Food in Long Beach

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Long Beach’s first-ever Filipino Festival will take place Saturday from 11:00AM to 7:00PM, bringing Filipino American food, art, performances and vendors to Silverado Park.
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Board of Supervisors Votes Unanimously to Create First Los Angeles County Arts Department

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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to create the first Los Angeles County Arts Department, the office of Second District Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas announced.
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REVIEW: Romance and Tragedy Mix in The Love Potion at Warner Grand Theatre

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The Long Beach Opera (LBO) presented Swiss composer Frank Martin’s 1942 opera, The Love Potion (Le Vin Herbé), at Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro on Sunday.
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MEDITATIONS Celebrates Revamped Artist Registry, Marks Renewal of an Art-Forward Partnership

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Meditations marks the grand reopening of the downtown Long Beach gallery and a renewed partnership between the Arts Council for Long Beach and Lyon Property Management.
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POW! WOW! Long Beach Announces Artist Lineup, New Additions to Street Art Festival

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POW! WOW! Long Beach will return for the fourth iteration of the public art celebration, readying to add more than 20 murals throughout the city during the week of June 24 through June 30.
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Barrio Baroque to Celebrate Women Through Music, Film, Art and More at MOLAA

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The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA)’s Barrio Baroque, to be a night of women-held space through their music, film, discussion and art, is inspired by the museum’s upcoming exhibition, Judithe Hernández: A Dream is the Shadow of Something...
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Local Artists, Arts Organizations Can Apply for Arts Council’s 2018-19 Annual Grants

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The Arts Council for Long Beach announced last month that the 2018-2019 Annual Grant Cycle Applications and Guidelines are now available. 
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Amazing Comics to Host Cinco de Comic for Free Comic Book Day on Saturday

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Flying Colors Comics started the first Free Comic Book Day (FCBD) in 2005, where on the first Saturday of May participating comic book retailers offer avid readers and newly minted comic book fans alike an opportunity to learn more...
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